10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  19 h 15 min
1
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Singapore

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Joella, take in the exciting artwork at Photographic Centre Peri, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally take a stroll through Naantali Old Town.

For ratings and tourist information, read our Turku route maker site.

Singapore, Singapore to Turku is an approximately 20- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Turku is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in May, expect Turku to be cooler, temps between 17°C and 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Vaasa tour planner.

Drive from Turku to Vaasa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Vaasa are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen and then trek along Paha-Koli Hill. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at Uhrihalkeama, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, then look for gifts at Koli Shop Retkitupa, and finally hike along Akka-Koli Hill.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Koli National Park journey website.

You can drive from Vaasa to Koli National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in May, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail

3
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Get some historical perspective at Helsinki Cathedral and Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Market Square Kauppatori, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, view the masterpieces at Okra, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Koli National Park to Helsinki. May in Helsinki sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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